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SA hockey squad named for Champions Challenge

A team of 18 players has been named to do battle for South Africa at the Champions Challenge women’s hockey tournament in Glasgow, Scotland later this month.

The tournament will be hosted by the Glasgow National Hockey Centre from 27 April to 4 May.

Before they get to Scotland though Giles Bonnet’s team will spend time training at the Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre in England and are scheduled to play a number of matches against England.

The Investec SA side is an experience one, led by midfielder Marsha Cox, right.

Jade Mayne was not considered for selection, due to injury.

Picture: Gavin Withers/Plate Pictures

Anelle van Deventer, Sanani Mangisa, Quanita Bobbs, Lisa Deetlefs, Lenise Marais, Marcelle Manson, Shelly Russell, Tarryn Bright, Marsha Cox, Bernie Coston, Kathleen Taylor, Nicolene Terblanche, Illse Davids, Sulette Damons, Celia Evans, Dirkie Chamberlain, Lilian du Plessis, Kelly Madsen. Non-travelling reserves: Candice Manuel, Tanya Britz, Phume Mbande.

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